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Product of the Week

Amsted Rail® Pneumatic Pellet Outlet Gate

Amsted Rail has expanded its complete line of pellet car components whose innovations have set new standards worldwide for durability and performance. For over a decade, Amsted Rail has been perfecting the pellet car system, which features the Universal Hatch Cover and the newly redesigned Ellcon Pneumatic Pellet Outlet Gate. Our comprehensive product line enables you to customize and coordinate all of your pellet car needs through a single, reliable supplier.

Our new, versatile Pneumatic Pellet Outlet Gate features:

  • Lightweight, watertight, rugged design to protect integrity of pelletized chemicals
  • Interior constructed of aluminum with smooth finish for low maintenance, easy cleanout
  • Low profile design available
  • Dual shaft allows sampling from either end and its valves permit infinite flow rate control and widest available opening for easy sampling and unloading
  • Maintains efficient throughput, while reducing friction-induced melting and resin buildup on conveyor line
  • Hooks to pneumatic discharge system when pellets are vacuum extracted
  • Bolt on connector assembly with locking end arrangements
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